Country cottage with beautiful rural views over nature reserve
This country cottage dates to 1880 and has recently been refurbished and is new to the holiday let market for 2020. On the edge of Blackheath, Wenhaston, this is a haven for those seeking to escape to the country, birdwatchers and all nature lovers will delight.
Lavender cottage is beautifully presented with an eclectic mix of old and new. There are 3 bedrooms that sleep 5 in total, a king size master, double bedroom and single bedroom all with new Hypnos mattresses. The modern kitchen/diner with new appliances has dining for 6, while the cosy living room has a log burner.
The large garden has views over Suffolk Wildlife Trust land at Church Farm Marshes, so peace and tranquility abound at Lavender cottage. Numerous footpaths across farmland and around the heath straight from the door here!
The award-winning village pub the Star is only an 8 minute walk away.
Guest review: A super relaxing stay in a beautiful cottage..perfect, thank you! We hope to be back! MH end December 2019
BOOK LAVENDER COTTAGE NOW: Minimum stay 7 nights in summer school holidays, 3 nights at other times. Please ring Trish on 01502 478078 or email firstname.lastname@example.org (Online booking for this property will be available very shortly).
Room By Room
Drive down an unmade track through the trees and you arrive at Lavender Cottage. Park your car on the gravel parking area for 2 cars and take the footpath to the Stable door, side entrance to Lavender Cottage.
The side entrance brings you into the cottage on a tiled floor, hooks for coats and space for boots.
The sun streams into the carpeted Living room, views to garden and door out to wooden deck.
Comfortable sofas and armchair are nestled around a Wood burner to take the chill off in the cooler months.
There is a Smart TV, WIFI. The desk holds a selection of toys and games and the bookshelf is loaded with books for you to enjoy.
Original stripped pine doors and cupboards.
A lovely fitted kitchen with plenty of cupboard space, well equipped with pots, pans, cooking utensils and china. Electric hob, oven and extractor, new dishwasher, large new fridge/freezer, microwave.
Dining table with seating for six.
Door to front of property.
Tiled floor, electric radiator
Washing machine and new tumble dryer. Tiled floor.
Bath with shower over. Sink with drawers under for your toiletries.
Heated towel radiator.
Carpeted stairs to bedrooms
A spacious bedroom with views over the water meadows.
King size wooden bed with Hypnos mattress, bed side tables and lamps either side. Cupboard to hang clothes. Chest of Drawers, full length mirror, dressing table and upholstered chair.
Bedroom 2 is accessed from the master bedroom and is a single room, wooden bed with Hypnos mattress. Bedside table and lamp. Dressing table and stool. Curtained rail to hang clothes. Electric radiator.
Double bed with Hypnos mattress. Bedside tables and lamp, chest of drawers.
Shaker peg rail to hang clothes.
Outside the front door is a gravelled area with plants in pots and a bench. The parking area at the side of the property is lined with Lavender and covered with bees in the summer months. There is a decked area with garden furniture for alfresco dining. The rest of the garden is laid to grass and is partially fenced and offers views over the water meadows, if you’re lucky you’ll see the Barn Owl swoop over the meadow, a magical sight.
There is a shed to store bikes and footpaths from the door to explore the Suffolk countryside.
Good WIFI throughout the property
Thermostat controlled electric radiators with easy to use timers throughout property.
All new 100% cotton bed linen in all bedrooms, new Christy towels provided for all guests.
Owners John and Mary live next door, so any questions just ask.
One small to medium size well behaved dog welcome.
A travel cot and highchair are available on request at the time of booking